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blue baby

noun

Simple Definition of blue baby

  • : a baby that has bluish skin usually because its heart is not working correctly

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of blue baby

  1. :  an infant with cyanosis usually from a congenital heart defect in which venous and arterial blood are mingled

Circa 1899

First Known Use of blue baby

circa 1899


Medical Dictionary

blue baby

noun

Medical Definition of blue baby

  1. :  an infant with a bluish tint usually from a congenital heart defect marked by mingling of venous and arterial blood




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